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William Bostock Baker Collection

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William Bostock Baker Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William Bostock Baker
State of Birth:
WA
Home State:
WA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1944
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Iowa
Location of Service
Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Palau; Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands)
Battles/Campaigns
Coral Sea
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: MiniDV [2 items] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [2 items] -- Reference copy
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] --
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [10 items] -- Photographs
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Artifact: Artifact photocopy [2 items] -- Digital print of artifact
Interviewer:
Khristian Caindoy
Contributor:
David Neely
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
University of Washington Navy ROTC
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/52763
Subjects:
Baker, William Bostock
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
William Bostock Baker Collection
(AFC/2001/001/52763), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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